Landing a publishing deal for your book can be intimidating. In this participant-driven workshop we’ll demystify getting published. If you are unsure whether you’re ready to submit or what to do now that you’ve finished your manuscript, join us to discuss possible next steps. In a question-and-answer format dictated by participants, topics may include but not be limited to:
✓ How to know when you’re ready to submit your manuscript.
✓ Do you need an agent?
✓ Finding a literary agent.
✓ Online resources for the submission process.
✓ Self-publishing versus traditional publishing.
✓ What are agents and publishers looking for?
Nobody can guarantee your book will be The One publishers love, but we’ll discuss concrete steps you can take to increase the odds. Former Senior Editor at the Penguin Random House Publishing Group, Allison Dickens, has more than 25 years of experience in publishing from working at a small independent press to acquiring and developing books for one of the largest publishers in the world. She looks forward to answering your questions and helping you take the next steps toward getting your book published.
Online via ZOOM
10am to 12noon
Saturday, February 6
For more information, call 203.227.3250 or email info@WestportWriters.org